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A 16-year-old female asked about a 56-year-old male:

My granddad feet hurt from his pinky to his heel. what to do to relieve pain? heat? or cold??

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Dr. Richard Jackson
Neurology 12 years experience
Depends: Depends on what is causing his feet to hurt. Your reference to heat/ice is for muscular problems. If his problem is muscular in nature then heat/stretching and then ice is better. If his problem is not muscular then neither will help
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